Thursday, July 13, 2017

One person shot in Cass County

A shooting Wednesday night in Raymore left one man with life-threatening injuries, and police are investigating.

Raymore Police was dispatched to the Ward Park Place neighborhood at Ward Road and Sierra Drive at 6:18 p.m. Wednesday regarding a call of shots fired.

When police arrived on the scene, they found a 55-year-old man who had been shot in the abdomen.

Witnesses told police they saw a gray car with four men pull into a cul-de-sac, and an argument had ensued in front of the houses. During the argument, one of the men was shot.
The victim’s last known address was in Peculiar. He was taken to Research Medical Center in Kansas City and was undergoing surgery Wednesday night, police said.

A K-9 unit from the Cass County sheriff’s office assisted at the scene.

Police did not have a description of the subjects in the car by Wednesday night but said the investigation was ongoing.

Mid America Live News will update when more information becomes available from the Raymore Police Department.